|Comune di Galliate|
View of Galliate with the castle.
|• Mayor||Davide Ferrari|
|• Total||29.5 km2 (11.4 sq mi)|
|Elevation||54 m (177 ft)|
|Population (31 July 2009)|
|• Density||510/km2 (1,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
Galliate borders the following municipalities: Cameri, Novara, Romentino, and Turbigo. It is home to a late-15th-century castle built under the Sforza family of Milan, and to the 16th-century sanctuary of Varallino, designed by Pellegrino Tibaldi.
The commune's territory is included in the Ticino River Natural Park.
- Achille Varzi (1904–1948), Grand Prix motor racing champion.
- Massimo Maccarone (born 1979), Italian international footballer.
- All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.
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